ELC Belconnen

The YMCA Early Learning Centre Belconnen is a purpose built facility designed to meet the ACT Childcare Services Standards. The centre is dedicated to early education and care for children aged 6 weeks to school age.

The Early Learning Years Framework has been implemented to complement our service Philosophy and create an environment where everyone feels welcome and has a sense of ownership and belonging.  The centre is licensed for 90 children by the Office for Children, Youth and Family Support .

Opening Hours: 7.30am to 6 pm Monday to Friday (closed on Public Holidays)

Location: Corner of Aikman Drive & Joy Cummings Place, Belconnen, ACT

The YMCA firmly believes that high educator: child ratios provides the best learning environment for our children and the best teaching environment for our educators. For this reason, we keep our room ratios as follows:

Room Staff: Child Ratio Total Children in Room
1 x Babies 1:4 8
2 x Tiny Tots 1:4 8
2 x Toddler 1:5 10
1 x Junior Preschool 1:11 22
1 x Preschool 1:11 22

Waiting List
If you would like to go on our waiting list for a place in a YMCA Early Learning Centre please visit our Enrolments Process page.

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